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Deleting Outlook contacts

I inadvertently imported an unclean outlook address/contact list. How can I delete these from my Treo 650 and re-import the list after I clean it in outlook? Thanks

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Re: Deleting Outlook contacts

You'll also need to follow the instructions above to delete these files in FileZ: AddressCitiesDB AddressCompaniesDB AddressCountriesDB AddressStatesDB AddressTitlesDB ContactsBDIndex-PAdd ContactsDB-PAdd Then your Contacts on your handheld should be totally wiped. Again, exercise caution when doing this.

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Re: Deleting Outlook contacts

FileZ file utility lets you delete the AddressDB on your Treo Your best bet would probably be to wipe the Contacts database on your Treo 650, then re-sync. 1. Install FileZ on your Treo 650, Why? Because the Contacts DB is not accessible from the built-in system; you need this extra file manager to delete it. 2. Launch FileZ and find this item: AddressDB. 3. Tap on AddressDB to add a checkmark next to it. Hit Details. Hit Delete. 4. DON'T HOTSYNC YET! Just in case, export your Outlook Contacts and store in a safe place. You'll be syncing to a blank address DB on your 650, and although it shouldn't overwrite your Outlook data wwith the blank DB ... better safe than sorry. 5. Now you can HotSync to Outlook.

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